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Salli and Tomi Kokko invite you to change your life

Salli and Tomi Kokko invite you to change your life

News   •   May 31, 2018 08:20 GMT

Tomi Kokko is a Finnish personal trainer and the founder of Lean in Five Weeks Challenge. He is specialized in helping people to change their lives and be healthier, lose weigth and have more energy. At the moment he is on a six month tour around Finland, visiting all the 107 cities in Finland. Tomi gives free lectures about food, diets, wellbeing, and work ergonomics, also sitting health.

​Current knowledge of sitting health

​Current knowledge of sitting health

News   •   May 23, 2018 10:59 GMT

Because of the gap in the middle of the seat there is no uncomfortable pressure on the genital area, and thus no need to turn the pelvis away from the pressure. That would result in a slouched sitting position where the back is rounded. The healthy posture can now be obtained easily and maintained during the whole day. The gap enhances both genital and internal pelvic health.

Salli cooperates with a Finnish book publisher

Salli cooperates with a Finnish book publisher

News   •   May 09, 2018 04:18 GMT

Salli Systems is developing the world’s healthiest sitting concept and manufacturing related furniture. The concept is based on two-part Salli Saddle Chairs and wide knowledge of ergonomics. The Finnish publishing house VK-Kustannus has been publishing professional textbooks since 1978. The cooperation of these two health-conscious operators has started really well.

​Back pain is a global epidemic

​Back pain is a global epidemic

News   •   May 03, 2018 08:23 GMT

Back pain is the most common cause of sick leaves, over 540 million people suffer from lumbar spine problems. When sitting in old-fashioned chairs there is a 90 degree angle in the hips. The disks are pushed together at the front and the muscles of the back are constantly stretched. This causes poor circulation, weakens the muscles and increases the risk of lumbago and ruptured disk.

​Saddle Chairs Can Assist in Independent Living

​Saddle Chairs Can Assist in Independent Living

News   •   Apr 24, 2018 08:35 GMT

A saddle chair can be of great ​help in rehabilitation and for disabled persons. In some cases, and with the right kind of supportive accessories, sitting can be possible on a saddle chair. Saddle chairs are useful for therapists and helpers, too. They can be used during training and exercise e.g. whilst feeding patients.

Saddle seat reduces musculoskeletal discomfort of microsurgery surgeons

Saddle seat reduces musculoskeletal discomfort of microsurgery surgeons

News   •   Apr 19, 2018 09:51 GMT

By sitting on a saddle chair one can achieve a physically more suitable work position that reduces musculoskeletal disorders, also during microsurgery that requires extremely precise nerve and muscle functions. The classic one-part saddle chair presses the genital area, but the two-part Salli saddle chair makes using the ergonomically superior saddle chair possible for men as well.

Can I sit and stay healthy?

Can I sit and stay healthy?

News   •   Mar 28, 2018 07:43 GMT

Lots of studies have been made about the dangers of sitting. The focus has been only on conventional 90/90 sitting (hips and knees in 90 degree angles). The main health dangers come from decreased circulation of blood and lymph. The circulation is the main function of the body. Any long-term disturbance in it disturbs metabolism and weakens health.

​Doctoral thesis about saddle chairs in dentistry published

​Doctoral thesis about saddle chairs in dentistry published

News   •   Mar 14, 2018 07:37 GMT

Research developed at UNICAMP proved statistically that the impact of the seat saddle Salli in dental practic is more positive, when compared to conventional seat in some of the studied variables. The integrated studies doctoral thesis of Dentist and Physical Educator Giovana Renata Gouvêa, defended by the Graduate Program in dentistry, public health concentration area in December 2017.

​Salli is charming the Australians!

​Salli is charming the Australians!

News   •   Feb 22, 2018 13:18 GMT

Stephen Fenech is the Tech Guide editor and one of Australia's most respected tech journalists. He is a regular on radio and TV talking about the latest tech news, products and trends. Now he has tested Salli and written an excellent review of the test.

Have standing breaks at work to reduce the time you spend sitting

Have standing breaks at work to reduce the time you spend sitting

News   •   Feb 15, 2018 08:50 GMT

​Recent ​study indicates that people in the US are sitting all day, and hating it! In addition, of the 24 hours of the day they are active only 3 hours per day on average. This has led to many sitting-related diseases which are caused by our sedentary lifestyle. Sitting is a risk factor on most of the common causes of death, such as heart disease, stroke and diabetes.

Salli got awarded as one the best strategic partners of Isku

Salli got awarded as one the best strategic partners of Isku

News   •   Jan 29, 2018 08:04 GMT

​Isku is celebrating its 90th anniversary, and it awarded its best partners on January 20, 2018 in Lahti. Four strategic partners were awarded in the event, and Salli received the award in the series for Commercial Success Stories. Isku's CEO Arto Tiitinen commented on the choice by saying that Salli is one of Isku's oldest partners and year after year at the top of sales statistics.

Don't sit, don't stand – let SALLI keep your back in motion

Don't sit, don't stand – let SALLI keep your back in motion

News   •   Jan 15, 2018 10:00 GMT

We are sitting for hours at work, at home, and while travelling. Sitting in the right way gives us the possibility to keep up with this change also physiologically. When we are sitting in a good position muscles and joints are at rest, and only the muscles that maintain the posture work. Little movement while sitting enhances metabolism and both circulation and lymph flow.

2018 is a new adventure!

2018 is a new adventure!

News   •   Dec 31, 2017 12:21 GMT

Salli's Christmas calendar is naturally brave #womanspreading

Salli's Christmas calendar is naturally brave #womanspreading

News   •   Dec 05, 2017 10:27 GMT

​#womanspreading is about releasing women from the idea that in a public place they should sit with their legs together and take as little space as possible. Salli publishes a Christmas calendar in the #womanspreading spirit.

"One size" fits no one – everyone benefits from good posture!

"One size" fits no one – everyone benefits from good posture!

News   •   Nov 29, 2017 10:28 GMT

Is it dangerous to stand? Standing and sitting are equally unhealthy. It is activity, variety, movement and good posture that is important. In this text we explain why you should choose Salli sitting and how to get the advantage of the standing without its disadvantages!

Beautiful Black Friday!

Beautiful Black Friday!

News   •   Nov 24, 2017 05:00 GMT

Black Friday! Now you can get your own beautiful black Salli Care Saddle Chairs (Swing or SwingFit) with 20 % discount from our webshop. Code BLACK17, valid 23.-26.11.2017.

Let's celebrate Father's Day!

Let's celebrate Father's Day!

News   •   Nov 10, 2017 11:49 GMT

Finnish Salli friends can win a Salli Light Swing saddle chair!
The Dream Day at Office

The Dream Day at Office

News   •   Oct 12, 2017 10:00 GMT

​The 5th of October was an exceptional day in Finnish offices, as the first ever Dream Day at Office came to be true. It is a campaign for enhancing health and wellbeing at work. Salli's contribution is a video compilation of the good things during that day, both in the main office in Rautalampi, but also on the road, and in home offices in Lahti, Kuopio, Kangasala, and Espoo.

​Anjis, the "tribal chief" of Salli, nominated for Made by Finland award

​Anjis, the "tribal chief" of Salli, nominated for Made by Finland award

News   •   Sep 04, 2017 13:30 GMT

The Made by Finland campaign is a shared campaign between the Association for Finnish Work, its members and partner organizations. It calls for all Finns to discuss their own work and to share their stories of Finnish work. The story of Anjis is one of the nominees for the Made by Finland award. Anjis works for Salli Systems that makes the ergonomically designed saddle chairs.